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cleft

Synonyms of cleft in English:

noun

  • 1 a deep cleft in the rocks
    cranny, interstice, furrow, indentation;
    gap, hole, pit, void, crater
  • 2 the cleft in his chin
    dimple
  • adjective

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  • the little gull has a cleft tail
    split, divided, cloven, parted, separated
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